News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

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Aquafeeds

Preconditioning is crucial in aquafeed manufacturing

Preconditioning is an important step in the manufacturing of aquafeeds, because it increases the moisture content and temperature of ingredient meal particles, which is key to reach a high water stability desired in aquafeeds. Pre-conditioner efficiency requires consistent particle size 

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Measuring circulation, mixing in ponds

There are several methods for evaluating water circulation and mixing in aquaculture ponds. Measurements of concentrated salt dispersal can be complex.